Local Services in Ames

$99 for a Resumé Package with a Cover Letter at ICE Online Writing Room ($199.99 Value)

ICE Online Writing Room

Drake

$199.99 $99

Resume consultant creates a resume or CV and cover letter after meeting with clients

$39 for a One-Hour Boudoir Photo Shoot at Kliks Photography ($95 Value)

Kliks Photography

Downtown Des Moines

$95 $39

All-female photography team has captured sensual images during boudoir photo shoots for more than 1,100 women

$135 for $300 Toward a Holiday Party for up to 15 people including Set-up, Table Preparation and Decor

Uptown Event & Design

Redeem from Home

$300 $135

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$79 for an Online Oracle Database Administration Course from e-Careers ($840 Value)

e-Careers

Online Deal

$840 $79

Online course covers skills needed to install and maintain Oracle databases; earn an Oracle-certified professional certificate at the end

$69 for CompTIA A+, Network+ and Security+ IT Certification Training Bundle from Career Academy ($1,485 Value)

Career Academy

Online Deal

$1,485 $69

Online courses with video instructions help IT professionals attain certifications in networking and corporate security

120-Minute Photo Shoot with Up to 50 Edited Images at Angelo Scharf Photography (75% Off)

Angelo Scharf Photography

Redeem from Home

$150 $38

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$113 for $375 Worth of Lifecycle Photography — Shea McGrath Photography

Shea Mcgrath Photography

Redeem from Home

$375 $113

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$8 for $15 Worth of Pet Care — Leah's Pet Sitting

Leah's Pet Sitting

On Location

$15 $8

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

Basic or Senior-Portrait Photo Package with Copyright-Released Digital Images from Indelible Images (Up to 68% Off)

Indelible Images

On Location

$150 $49

On-location photo shoot captures families or high school seniors; includes copyright-released digital images on CD

$99 for a Complete Cisco Certification IT Network Training Bundle from IT University Online ($3,295 Value)

IT University Online

Online Deal

$3,295 $99

Bundles contain hands-on exercises, multimedia presentations, and exam simulators to help students prepare for CCNA and CCNP certification

$20 for a 30-Minute In-Studio Shoot with One 8"x10" Print at Craig Carroll Photography ($100 Value)

Craig Carroll Photography

On Location

$100 $20

This photo studio boasts 30 years of experience and specializes in senior and graduation photos

$12 for $25 Worth of Dry Cleaning at Crisp and Clean Dry Cleaners

Crisp and Clean Dry Cleaners

Easter Lake Park

$25 $12

Dry cleaners lift out dirt and stains from fabrics with eco-safe solvents and soft water

$99 for an IT Database Admin Online Training Bundle from Database Training Academy ($3,595 Value)

Database Training Academy

Online Deal

$3,595 $99

More than 150 hours of training in all areas of database technology ranging from SQL to Oracle

Two-Hour On-Location Family Photo Shoot for Up to 12 or 12 or More from The Suburban Paparazzi (Up to 70% Off)

The Suburban Paparazzi

On Location

$280 $109

Photographer Kevin Russo snaps shots of families during on-location sessions that yield a disc of digital images and three prints

$99 for a 90-Minute Photo Shoot with One 8”x10” Print and Five 4”x6” Prints (70% Value)

Black Dress Boudoir

Des Moines

$327 $99

Husband-and-wife team empowers women to strike poses that capture their sexy, seductive side during private photo shoots

Children's, Senior, or Family Portrait Package with Image CD and Prints from Dodgen Photography (Up to 92% Off)

Dodgen Photography

Clive

$123 $19

Kids, high-school seniors, families, and pets pose in studio or outdoors; includes prints and image CD

Senior or Family Photo Shoot with Edited Photos and a Print Credit from Cherry Gardner (Up to 64% Off)

Cherry Gardner

Clive

$200 $79

High-school seniors pose for portraits or families come together during shoots held in the studio or in a location of the clients' choice

Two Doggy Daycare Visits with Initial Interview and Screening at It's a Ruff Life - Doggy Daycare (50% Off)

It's A Ruff Life Doggy Daycare

Clive

$20 $10

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

Portrait Package with Image CD and Prints, Photo Cards, or Gallery-Wrap Print at Flash Digital Portraits (Up to 88% Off)

Flash Digital Portraits

Valley West Mall

$119.96 $19.99

Professional photographers capture families, babies, and individuals with custom backgrounds, props, and poses for holiday portraits

Portrait Package with Three-Image CD and Prints, Photo Cards, or Gallery Wrap at JCPenney Portraits (Up to 88% Off)

JCPenney Portraits

Valley West Mall

$119.96 $19.99

Professional photographers capture families, babies, and individuals with custom backgrounds, props, and poses for holiday portraits

60-Minute On-Location Photo Shoot with Five Digital Images from Blaser Photorgraphy (75% Off)

Blaser Photography

West Des Moines

$450 $113

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$98 for $195 Worth of Test-Prep Classes — Huntington Learning Center-WDM

Huntington Learning Center-wdm

West Des Moines

$195 $98

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60-Minute On-Location Photo Shoot and Disc of Edited Photos from Summer Edwards photography (75% Off)

Summer Edwards Photography

West Des Moines

$185 $46

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

Pet Food, Treats, Clothes, and Accessories at Amore Pet Boutique (50% Off). Two Options Available.

Amore Pet Boutique

Norwalk

$20 $10

Shop for all things pet related sells all natural food, organic clothes, and a slew of accouterments for dogs and cats

Drop-Off Laundry Service at Express Laundry (Up to 53% Off)

Express Laundry

Waterloo

$25 $15

Eco-friendly washer and dryers; washers spin clothing at 350 g's, greatly reducing drying time

Select Local Merchants

We are a non-profit Chamber/Main Street Organization that hosts a world class storytelling festival each September. We also operate and maintain a local carousel, and provide resourses to individuals, businesses and other organizations.

602 Broad St
Story City,
IA
US

Kil'n Time's clay shapers provision guests with imagination-stoking ceramic canvasses and finished artifacts alike in a creativity-inducing studio. Daily studio fees ($8 for adults, $5 for kids) include both painting materials and final firings, inviting paint-it-yourselfers to pick from shelves of unfinished earthenware finery ($8–$75). Stripe mugs to match kitchen counters, speckle an eye-catching keychain, or openly flaunt your title as “World’s Greatest Third Cousin Once Removed” by splashing it across a vase for all to see.

330 Main St
Ames,
IA
US

Established: Before 1950

Reservations/Appointments: Required

Staff Size: 2?10 people

Average Duration of Services: 2?4 hours

Brands Used: Titleist, TaylorMade, Nike, Ping, Callaway, Oakley, ISU

Handicap Accessible: Yes

Parking: Parking lot

Most Popular Attraction/Offering: A course full of character and beauty.

Recommended Age Group: All ages

On May 12, 1938, former Iowa State University athletic director and football coach George F. Veenker founded Veenker Memorial Golf Course. Now, the public golf course?home of the Iowa Masters tournament?is owned and operated by ISU's Facilities Planning & Management department. In addition to offering ISU students and staff and the city of Ames a place to play, Veenker provides a hands on learning lab for ISU Turf Grass Management students..

For golfers who need to practice before hitting the 18-hole course, VMGC offers adult and youth lessons, plus a driving range with a practice green and sand bunker. It may close down in the winter months, but VMGC keeps golfers in top form with an indoor practice facility, complete with hitting stalls equipped with heat and a pro turf surface.

1925 Stange Road
Ames,
IA
US

For more than 30 years, the team at Craig Carroll Photography has been immortalizing major life events. Specializing in portraits of teens and young adults, the studio has tons of experience doing traditional senior and graduation photo shoots, though it is also well-suited to craft family portraits and capture meaningful moments during weddings and other special events.

110 Sherman Ave
Ames,
IA
US

At Camp Hantesa, campers in grades 1?12 enjoy the breathtaking wilderness of Iowa through days full of swimming, crafts, canoeing, and making new friends. Campers learn how to ride a friendly horse during equestrian day camp, or cook snacks over a campfire during hikes and lake trips.

1450 Oriole Rd
Boone,
IA
US

Accomplished photographers at Clix Portrait Studios capture elegant portraits of families, children, and beloved pets in their sophisticated studio. During sessions, the photographers put subjects at ease to lure out genuine smiles, natural-looking poses, and honest opinions about cheese. In addition to snapping classic-style portraits, the informal sessions provide the opportunity to customize shots with props or the inclusion of a favorite pet dressed in its favorite floppy hat. At the studio, clients can migrate from photo shoot to design center to turn their images from pixels to photo books, gift cards, and other portrait-bearing crafts with optional assistance from staff members.

2310 SE Delaware Ave
Ankeny,
IA
US